Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Bells Of The Evening by Gordon Lightfoot. Please check back for more Gordon Lightfoot lyrics.

Bells Of The Evening Lyrics

Artist: Gordon Lightfoot
Album: Cold on the Shoulder

Bells of the evening, O sing to my love
Tell her I miss her, my own turtledove
The streets of the old town are covered with rain
I think I might never know true love again
I'm lost with no road signs to guide me
A slave to my whiskey and dreams
Bells of the evening, O bells that I love
I've got some feelings I long to be rid of

I'm not one to ramble; I'm not one to boast
Though I had one lover more lovely than most
She was a country girl born to be free
Who took to the city by chance there to find me

Bells of the evening go pealin'
I'm down here listenin' to you
Bells of the evening, O bells of the sea
Tell her that I love her, that I'm lost and so lonely

Bells of the evening, your sweet Sunday sound
Reminds me of the redwoods and moss covered ground
So if I should wander on back to the coast
Tell her to remember it's her I need the most

I'm caught by the minstrel's misfortune
Of being forever displaced
Bells of the evening, O bells of the sea
Tell her that I love her; That I'm lost I'm so lonely

Comments/Interpretations

by Jebb Roberts on 11/21/2011 4:18am
A beautiful piece - reminds me of lost love !c








Related:
Gordon Lightfoot Lyrics
Gordon Lightfoot Cold on the Shoulder Lyrics

More Gordon Lightfoot Music Lyrics:
Gordon Lightfoot - A Lesson In Love Lyrics
Gordon Lightfoot - Affair On 8th Avenue Lyrics
Gordon Lightfoot - Bend In The Water Lyrics
Gordon Lightfoot - Cabaret Lyrics
Gordon Lightfoot - Carefree Highway Lyrics
Gordon Lightfoot - Long River Lyrics
Gordon Lightfoot - Thank You For The Promises Lyrics
Gordon Lightfoot - Your Love's Return Lyrics